Cherokee Dam Reservation (TVA) & Pavilion
Located on Cherokee Lake. From town, go 1.5 miles west on U.S. Highway 11-E, then follow signs 4.5 miles north. TVA Natural Resources Building, Recreation Resources Program, Norris, 37828. Call (800) 882-5263 May through September. They have 41 camp sites, bath, grills, flush toilets, showers, picnic tables, swimming area, boat ramp and fishing.
(TENT & RV Sites ONLY)
Located on Douglas Lake. From I-81 ;.take exit 424 go straight for 1.5 miles until 1943 Oak Grove Road, Dandridge. Call 865-397-2998 or 800-882-5263 March through November. They have 100 camp sites, flush toilets, showers, electric and water hook-ups, sewer, boat ramp, picnic tables, tennis, swimming pool and fishing. No need to call and reserve Tent sites; as tent sites are FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED, and opens in March.
Lake Cove Resort
Steve and Cammie Palmer founded the resort in 1991 and still operate it today. The property was once a horse ranch and private lakeside retreat before the Palmers created the popular tourist stop.